Investment in a New Aquatic Therapy Pool

The Marathon County Board is considering a $6- to $7 million dollar investment in a new aquatic therapy pool at North Central Health Care. Get the latest information and read this SPECIAL UPDATE from Brad Karger, Marathon County Administrator

Marathon County’s Health and Human Services Committee — chaired by Matt Bootz — is taking the lead in investigating this community issue and has dedicated its two March meetings exclusively to the topic.


  • March 14, 2017, at 7:00 p.m. in the Assembly Room at the Marathon CountyCourthouse the HHS Committee will hear from a panel of experts including pool engineers/designers (on the cost of a new pool) and referring physicians (on the benefits of aquatic physical therapy).

  • March 20, 2017, at 4:30 p.m. in the Theater at North Central Health Care the HHS Committee will listen to the ideas and preferences of residents with regard to the future of NCHC’s aquatic therapy pool.

Learn more about NCHC’s aquatic therapy services in the video here.